The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 10.00% 13.98% 17.80%
As % of the General category 17.86% 27.08% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Median salary £55,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 - £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

General Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 56.00% 51.61% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 44
Median salary £47,500 £34,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrow region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Trend in Harrow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region.

Games Salary Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Harrow

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrow region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Subversion

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
1 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) BigQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (15.38%) Toad
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) NSubstitute
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Redmine
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) JMS
2 3 (23.08%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (7.69%) ActiveX
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) DCOM
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Kanban
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) R
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) F#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) IIBA
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) New Relic